commission house

a brokerage firm that buys and sells securities on commission.

1825–35, Americanism Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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After six years he was in charge of the city's largest commission house, handling food, dry goods and produce.
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